"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )